The TEN: 5/9/2012


(“The Ten” is not a top ten, but ten items worth being included in The TEN)

1.) Minnesota Senate passes stadium bill 38-29 to keep the Vikings.

2.) Maranatha Minuteman (junior) quarterback Andrew Elffers threw 22 touchdown passes in 2011, but 18 of those touchdown passes go out the door with with graduation; Darien McGee (7), Cliff Martin (6), and Robert Flewelling (5),

3.) Former Temple City defensive back (Human Bruise) Chris Danielsen is 28 today.

4.) “Javale McGee is going to get a statue outside of Staples before Kareem does.”— Jim Rome

5.) Texas Ranger Josh Hamilton goes 5 for 5 with 4 home runs and 8 Rbis against the Baltimore Orioles.

6.) Three years ago today legendary NBA HC Chuck Daly died of pancreatic cancer at the age of 78.

7.) La Salle Lancer (junior) running back Israel Lacy’s 2011 stats: 92-carries, 618 yards, 3 Tds rushing. 15 receptions, 158 yards, 1 Td.

8.) Angels first baseman Albert Pujols: 121 at-bats, 1 home run, 9 Rbis, & .190 BA.

9.) “If a man wants something he’s never had before. He’s got to do something he’s never done before.”— Tech

10.) Gladstone’s Albert Sanchez & Northview’s Marcel Perez.

Gladstone's Albert Sanchez (left) is the dean of Montview League coaches and Northview's Marcel Perez, heading into his third year, is already among the gray beards in the Valle Vista.


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